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Two amazing women, two amazing journeys

NHLA WIL has been invited by TISOH to attend an outstanding event on September 21 featuring guest speakers Laura Schwartz, former Director of Events for the White House and Susan Santiago, SVP for Global Select and Franchise Operations for Hyatt Hotels. These two amazing women will share their very different journeys to success.

In partnership with The International School of Hospitality, NHLA is pleased to extend the invitation to attend this phenomenal event to our Women in Lodging members.

Laura Schwartz, Former Director of Events for The White House

Laura Schwartz is the Former Director of Events for The White House. She served during the Clinton Administration. Her career path led her to becoming a television commentator, as well as guest host on Larry King. She is also a noted author and renowned speaker.

Susan Santiago, SVP of Global Select & Franchise Operations for Hyatt Hotels

Susan Santiago is the SVP of Global Select & Franchise Operations for Hyatt Hotels. She consistently has displayed determination, a strong work ethic and highly developed leadership principles. Her career path took her through numerous food and beverage positions all the way to General Manager positions and onto corporate leadership.


Lenny Talarico, Executive Director of Events with MGM Resorts Event Productions will moderate the event.

NHLA Women in Lodging members are invited to attend this event at TISOH. The leadership skills and ideas presented will give all of our WIL members motivation and inspiration as they continue in their careers.

Share in the amazing journeys

The International School of Hospitality

NHLA and Women in Lodging appreciates inclusion at this very special event as these leading professional women share amazing journeys. Thank you, TISOH team. For WIL members interested in attending, register now.




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